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For the 2021 school year, there are 94 public schools serving 48,819 students in Larimer County, CO. Larimer County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Colorado.
The top ranked public schools in Larimer County, CO are Traut Core Elementary School, Zach Elementary School and Kinard Core Knowledge Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Larimer County, CO public schools have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the Colorado public school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 44% statewide average). Schools in Larimer County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Colorado public schools.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Colorado public school average of 47% (majority Hispanic).

Top Larimer County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Traut Core Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2515 Timberwood Drive
    Fort Collins, CO 80528
    (970) 488-7500

    Grades: PK-5 | 508 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Zach Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3715 Kechter Road
    Fort Collins, CO 80528
    (970) 488-5100

    Grades: K-5 | 604 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Kinard Core Knowledge Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3002 East Trilby Road
    Fort Collins, CO 80528
    (970) 488-5405

    Grades: 6-8 | 813 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Liberty Common Charter School Charter School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1725 Sharp Point Drive
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970) 482-9800

    Grades: K-12 | 1,148 student
  • Rank: #55.
    Fossil Ridge High School Math: 72% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5400 Ziegler Road
    Fort Collins, CO 80528
    (970) 488-6260

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,003 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Werner Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5400 Mail Creek Lane
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970) 488-5550

    Grades: K-5 | 528 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Bethke Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5100 School House Drive
    Timnath, CO 80547
    (970) 488-4300

    Grades: K-5 | 633 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Psd Global Academy Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    703 East Prospect Road
    Fort Collins, CO 80521
    (970) 490-3086

    Grades: K-12 | 211 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Kruse Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4400 Mcmurry Avenue
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970) 488-5625

    Grades: PK-5 | 518 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Berthoud Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    560 Bunyan Avenue
    Berthoud, CO 80513
    (970) 613-7500

    Grades: K-5 | 463 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Mcgraw Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4800 Hinsdale Drive
    Fort Collins, CO 80526
    (970) 488-8335

    Grades: PK-5 | 445 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Dunn Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    501 South Washington
    Fort Collins, CO 80521
    (970) 488-4825

    Grades: K-5 | 413 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Bacon Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5844 South Timberline Road
    Fort Collins, CO 80528
    (970) 488-5300

    Grades: PK-5 | 539 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Ivy Stockwell Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    175 Fifth Street
    Berthoud, CO 80513
    (970) 613-6100

    Grades: K-5 | 333 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Riffenburgh Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1320 East Stuart Street
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970) 488-7935

    Grades: K-5 | 542 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Bennett Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1125 Bennett Road
    Fort Collins, CO 80521
    (970) 488-4750

    Grades: K-5 | 485 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Tavelli Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1118 Miramount Drive
    Fort Collins, CO 80524
    (970) 488-6725

    Grades: PK-5 | 616 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Johnson Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4101 Seneca Street
    Fort Collins, CO 80526
    (970) 488-5000

    Grades: PK-5 | 427 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Preston Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4901 Corbett Drive
    Fort Collins, CO 80528
    (970) 488-7300

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,146 student
  • Rank: #2020.
    Rice Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7000 Third Street
    Wellington, CO 80549
    (970) 488-8700

    Grades: PK-5 | 506 students
  • Rank: #21-2221.- 22.
    Big Thompson Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7702 West Highway 34
    Loveland, CO 80538
    (970) 613-5600

    Grades: K-5 | 240 students
  • Rank: #21-2221.- 22.
    Shepardson Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1501 Springwood Drive
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970) 488-4525

    Grades: PK-5 | 435 students
  • Rank: #23-2723.- 27.
    Beattie Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3000 Meadowlark
    Fort Collins, CO 80526
    (970) 488-4225

    Grades: PK-5 | 349 students
  • Rank: #23-2723.- 27.
    Berthoud High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    850 Spartan Avenue
    Berthoud, CO 80513
    (970) 613-7700

    Grades: 9-12 | 715 students
  • Rank: #23-2723.- 27.
    Coyote Ridge Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7115 Avondale Road
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970) 679-9400

    Grades: K-5 | 366 students
  • Rank: #23-2723.- 27.
    Lopez Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    637 Wabash Street
    Fort Collins, CO 80526
    (970) 488-8800

    Grades: PK-5 | 425 students
  • Rank: #23-2723.- 27.
    Timnath Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3909 Main Street
    Timnath, CO 80547
    (970) 488-6825

    Grades: PK-5 | 373 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Centennial Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1555 West 37th Street
    Loveland, CO 80538
    (970) 613-5800

    Grades: K-5 | 435 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Ridgeview Classical Charter Schools Charter School
    Math: 44% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1800 South Lemay Avenue
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970) 494-4620

    Grades: K-12 | 692 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Rocky Mountain High School Math: 52% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1300 West Swallow Road
    Fort Collins, CO 80526
    (970) 488-7023

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,033 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Olander Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3401 Auntie Stone Street
    Fort Collins, CO 80526
    (970) 488-8410

    Grades: PK-5 | 432 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Stansberry Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    407 East 42nd Street
    Loveland, CO 80538
    (970) 613-6800

    Grades: K-5 | 170 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Fort Collins High School Math: 49% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3400 Lambkin Way
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970) 488-8021

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,796 student
  • Rank: #3434.
    Cache La Poudre Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3515 W Cr 54g
    Laporte, CO 80535
    (970) 488-7400

    Grades: 6-8 | 323 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Colorado Early College Fort Collins Charter School
    Math: 45% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4424 Innovation Dr
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
    (970) 377-0044

    Grades: 6-12 | 914 students
  • Show 59 more public schools in Larimer County, CO (out of 94 total schools)
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